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Skyrocket Sales: How RSA Members Can Promote Big Item Shipping to Customers

Are you an RSA member or PackageHub franchisee eager to boost sales by offering big-item shipping? uShip has got you covered. This blog post provides an exhaustive guide tailored to help you effectively promote your big shipping services to customers. Whether it’s through social media, optimizing your website, or enhancing in-store promotions, we’ve got strategies that can help amplify your reach and boost your profits.

Explore tips and tricks to make your services stand out, ensuring customers turn to you as the big shipping expert. By the end of this post, you’ll have all the tools you need to transform big-item shipping into a profitable part of your store. So, let’s get started and turn those big shipping challenges into substantial gains for your business.


Social media is a powerful tool for reaching potential customers, and we’ve already created some free assets you can use to get started. Here are some strategies to effectively promote your big item shipping services:

Engaging Posts

Create engaging posts highlighting the benefits of using uShip for shipping large items. Use eye-catching visuals to emphasize affordability, reliability, and ease of use. For example:

  • “Shipping your big items just got easier! 🚚 Let us help you find affordable rates and reliable service for shipping furniture, freight, and more. Visit our store to learn more!”

Customer Testimonials

Share testimonials from satisfied customers who have successfully shipped large items using uShip. This adds credibility and encourages others to try the service.

  • “Check out how easy it was for Jane to ship her antique furniture with us. Happy customers, happy business! 😊”

Stories and Highlights

Utilize Instagram and Facebook to showcase real-time shipping processes. Highlight behind-the-scenes action and show the efficiency of the service.

  • “Watch how we prepare your big items for a safe journey with uShip. Swipe up to learn more! 🏆”

Download your free uShip marketing materials here


Your website is often the first point of contact for potential customers. Here’s how to make sure it effectively promotes your big item shipping services:

Dedicated Shipping Page

Create a dedicated page on your website that details the benefits and processes of using your store for large shipments. Include a clear call-to-action (CTA) encouraging visitors to get a quote or contact you for more information.

  • “Need to ship something big? Learn how we can help you save time and money. Call or visit us to get a free quote today!”

FAQs Section

Include a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section addressing common concerns about big item shipping. This can help alleviate any hesitation potential customers might have.

  • “How do you handle large items? What are the shipping costs? Find all your answers here!”


Promoting big-item shipping services in-store can capture the attention of customers who prefer a more hands-on shopping experience. Here’s how to do it:

Posters and Banners

Place eye-catching posters and banners around your store, especially near the checkout and customer service areas. Highlight the key benefits, show the types of big items you ship, and encourage customers to inquire about the service. Here are a few free posters to get you started

  • “Big Item Shipping Available Here!”
  • “We Ship the Big Stuff” 

Pamphlets and Brochures

Distribute informative pamphlets and brochures that customers can take home. Ensure they are visually appealing and contain all necessary information, including contact details for further inquiries.

  • “Take home this brochure to learn more about our big item shipping services powered by uShip!”

Staff Training

Ensure your staff is well-trained and knowledgeable about the uShip services you offer. They should be able to confidently explain the benefits, price a shipment over the phone, and create a listing for a customer. Your RSA Members homepage on uShip offers step-by-step guides, video tutorials, and other helpful links. 


Promoting big-item shipping services effectively requires engaging social media content, a well-optimized website, and strategic in-store promotions. Start implementing these strategies today and watch your sales skyrocket! 🚀

Need help or have more questions? Get in touch by emailing [email protected]. We’re here to help!